Category Archives: Brookfield Place

The Late Reviewer: Stop Making Sense

August 1, 2015- By Steven E. Greer On an absolutely perfect summer night for an outdoor event, the Rooftop Films company set (more…)

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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14-years later, the “9/11 stairs” are the center attraction of Brookfield Place

March 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD Four years ago, BP.TV worked to help stop the plans by the numbskulls of Brookfield Properties (more…)

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Review: The Dos Toros burrito is respectable

Update December 2, 2015- I had them toast the burrito after it was wrapped in foil. It makes (more…)

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Interview with Ed Hogan of Brookfield Properties about retail leasing strategies

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Le District’s pour-over coffee corner takes off

January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The pour-over coffee section in Le District, which I think of as my own, is now catching on. They (more…)

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Amazon moves into Brookfield Place, signaling the end

Update May 8, 2019- It has opened. (more…)

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Former head counsel for the BPCA, Alix Pustilnik, sues for wrongful termination

November 3, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Oh, the irony. Former General Counsel for the BPCA, Alix Pustilnik, (more…)

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Leggings are obscene

Update March 27, 2019- A Notre Dame student’s mother wrote a letter about how leggings are obscene (more…)

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LiRo Group construction singled out by Comptroller Stringer

June 25, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Over the years. BPTV has reported on numerous cost overrun construction projects overseen (more…)

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Brookfield Place anchor store Saks Fifth Avenue to close

December 18, 2018- As BPTV has predicted for years, Brookfield Place is failing miserably. (more…)

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This is why Del Frisco’s Grille is so bad

December 5, 2018- BPC has a Del Frisco’s Grill on Brookfield Place. You probably have never (more…)

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How Manhattan Became a Rich Ghost Town

The shuttered Payard bakery in Goldman Alley October 15, 2018- Even in the alley way of Goldman Sachs, the “rent is too damn high” Nearby Brookfield (more…)

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The first ever French-American apple pie

November 26, 2015- by Chef Steven E. Greer I had the idea quite some time ago, after enjoying a chocolate croissant at Le District, to make (more…)

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CB1 meeting agenda for November 7, 2018

November 2, 2018- The CB1 meeting next week will have some interesting updates by Brookfield Place and (more…)

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New BPCA board member Louis Bevilacqua seems to be an improvement

October 26, 2017- by Steven E. Greer One of the three new BPCA board members, Louis Bevilacqua, who is a senior partner at the large (more…)

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world. (more…)

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

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Interview with the owners of Mighty Quinn’s

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